Hatfield Forest

Hatfield Forest

What's on

The Kings Driscolls band playing live at Woodfest in Hatfield Forest

WoodFest 

Join us for WoodFest in September and experience Hatfield Forest as it comes alive with music, crafts and much, much more...

Upcoming events

Guided Forest Run

Tue 17 Jul 2018
10:15-11:15
Join us for a guided run around the forest.

Forest Fitness

Wed 18 Jul 2018
09:30-10:30
Get active outdoors this summer.

Beginners Running Group

Fri 20 Jul 2018
09:30-10:30
Fitness Instructor and PT Gemma Walmsley will take you on a gentle run/jog around the forest. This group is aimed at those who want to start running, but need a little advice and motivation to get going. Each session includes warm-up, cool-down...

Georgian Games - Summer of Sport

Mon 23 Jul 2018
10:00-16:00
Join us on the Shell House lawn for some Georgian Games, this summer.

Family Multi-sports - Summer of Sport

Mon 23 Jul 2018
10:30-15:00
Introducing Monday Multi-sports in the school holiday's for our Summer of Sport in association with Sport England.

Introduction to Photography 2018

Wed 25 Jul 2018
10:00-14:00
Join us for an introduction to photography in the great outdoors. Learn the basics of camera control and composition as well as picking up some pro-tricks from an award winning photographer, Helen Hooker.
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Learning

Tree growing in open parkland in May at Hatfield Forest, Essex.

Professional Courses at Hatfield Forest 

Our team manages a variety of veteran trees and the wildlife the habitat supports. Learn what they know by taking part in one of our professional courses.

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Join or give

A protective basket surrounding a freshly cut stump in Elgins Coppice

Coppice appeal 

Our volunteers help care for 240 hectares of ancient coppice woodland. They need your help to get new equipment to continue this important work.